Apr 24, 2016
“Beyond the Grave: The Truth About Heaven”
2 Corinthians 4:7-5:10 Romans 8:18-25
2 Peter 3:1-14
Longing for Something More . . .
“He who has prepared us for this very thing is God, who has given us the Spirit as a guarantee.” 2 Corinthians 5:5
“And this is the promise that He made to us—eternal life.” 1 John 2:25
“But according to His promise we are waiting for new heavens and a new earth in which righteousness dwells.” 2 Peter 3:13
“For we know that if the tent that is our earthly home is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens. For in this tent we groan, longing to put on our heavenly dwelling . . .” 2 Corinthians 5:1-2
What Awaits Those Who Are His . . . (Revelation 21:9-22:7)
“For now we see in a mirror dimly, but then face to face. Now I know in part; then I shall know fully, even as I have been fully known.” 1 Corinthians 13:12
“They will see His face . . .” Revelation 22:4
“ . . . and they will be His people . . .” Revelation 21:3
“But nothing unclean will ever enter it, nor anyone who does what is detestable or false, but only those who are written in the Lamb’s book of life.” Revelation 21:27
Living in Light of What’s to Come . . .
Beyond the Grave . . .
What gives you hope beyond the grave?